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I have two questions of the reading public this week.

leeks in a basket, photo by Ray Ewing

One year when the children were small, Santa brought a tape recorder.

Last week’s weather made me eat my words.

I don’t not know why I continue to trust the Weather Channel. They are right maybe half the time. Wish I had that job.

There is nothing quite like the season’s first snow. Tuesday morning it woke me up because it was so quiet.

That was some serious wind and rain on Monday night. I think I slept about two hours.